Slavery In America

Pub Date : 2014-12-05 | Author : Federal Writers Federal Writers Project | Publisher : CreateSpace

ISBN 10 : 1505390885
ISBN 13 : 9781505390889

Slavery in America Love and Marriage True Stories of American Slavery In the American south, the custom determined who ran the household: whoever jumped highest over the broom was ..

Love Cemetery

Pub Date : 2009-10-13 | Author : China Galland | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 9780061748752
ISBN 13 : 0061748757

By the eve of the Civil War, there were four million slaves in North America, and Harrison County was the largest slave-owning county in Texas. So when China Galland returned to re..

Chains Of Love

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Emily West | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252029038
ISBN 13 : 9780252029035

Historians have traditionally neglected relationships between slave men and women during the antebellum period. In Chains of Love, historian Emily West remedies this situation by i..

America S Race Matters

Pub Date : 2011-12-08 | Author : Paul R. Lehman | Publisher : Xlibris Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9781465380449
ISBN 13 : 1465380442

This book questions the concept of multiple races and discusses the conflicts and confusion resulting from its unclear definition; it discusses the concepts of race today and in th..

Love Wages Slavery

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Barbara Ryan | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 9780252030710
ISBN 13 : 0252030710

With the home as the sacred center of social life, few things could be more important than finding good servants. As slavery tore at the nation in the nineteenth century, the role ..

Labor And Love In Guatemala

Pub Date : 2013-01-09 | Author : Catherine Komisaruk | Publisher : Stanford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780804784603
ISBN 13 : 0804784604

Labor and Love in Guatemala re-envisions the histories of labor and ethnic formation in Spanish America. Taking cues from gender studies and the "new" cultural history, the book tr..